Log/journal, kept by two first mates, relating to a whaling voyage to the Atlantic, Pacific, and Arctic Oceans; 1871 Oct. 17-1872 Aug. 21; Includes descriptions of types of whales and walrusses seen or taken, indigenous peoples, and the disaster and abandonment of their ship in the Arctic; together with ink drawings of whales, crew list, inventories of oil and bone, and account of provisions used. Other places represented include Cape Verde, Honolulu, Juan Fernâandez Islands, and Point Barrow;... Topics: Macomber, George H., Loum Snow & Son (New Bedford, Mass.), Bone, Indigenous peoples, Seafaring...
byEliza F. Mason (Ship); Shattuck, Orson F., logkeeper
Partial log, kept by Orson F. Shattuck, relating to a whaling voyage to the South Atlantic, Pacific, and Arctic oceans and Okhotsk Sea; 1853 Dec. 2-1856 Nov. 30; Includes descriptions of whales Topics: Jernegan, Nathaniel, Isaac Howland, Jr. & Company (New Bedford, Mass.), Bowhead whale, Children...